Ortakent is famous with the citrus gardens, blue-flagged sea, long coast line and historical ruins. Ortakent Yahsi, Yali coast having the most beautiful sea of Bodrum, is the choice of youth of Bodrum and local people of Bodrum. Moreover, the surf lovers usually prefer Ortakent as well. With a frequent minibus connection Ortakent is only 7 km. from Bodrum town.
The shaded paths running through the mandarin grows between the village and the sea are another source of interest and pleasure, and all visitors expect a warm welcome in the village tea house.